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Does saphris help you to fall asleep, if taken at night?

Posted 19 Jul 2012 by Morton87 5 answers

I suffer from chronic insomnia, if've tried geodon, which helps. But i feel like a zombie on that medication. I tried invega, after awhile it stopped working, tried abilfy,trazadone, it doesn't work. So can it put me to sleep, and help some of my symptons.Can anyone recommend any ...

Does anyone else experience emotional numbness from medication invega/paliperidone???

Posted 15 Mar 2013 by Razza586 5 answers

I've been recently prescribed the medication Invega which is an antipsychotic that helps with my psychosis/schizophrenia. I have been on this medication for the 2nd time for 3 weeks..I am also on a antidepressant medication Effexor 225mg which has helped emencly with my depression and anxiety. ...

Tardive Dyskinesia - Can lorazepam and benadryl make TD worse?

Posted 1 Sep 2014 by helpseeking 1 answer

Can TD caused by Invega get worse if lorazepam and benadryl are taken after withdrawal from invega ?

Invega sustenna injection side effect hunched over?

Posted 7 days ago by Invegga_scared 1 answer

My wife started taking Invega Sustenna injection from June 15 (1st dose), June 27 (2nd dose 100mg). Doctor continued Pelliperidone tablets 6 mg daily also. After taking the third injection on July 28, the next day she is hunched over really bad. Doctor stopped tablets from July 29. It’s been ...

Will topamax help people lose weight?

Posted 24 Jan 2018 by ladejaw 3 answers

I have been on Invega for two years and I have gained 40 pounds. The doctor says that if I take topamax 50 mg and Invega 156. I'll lose weight because of the topamax making me eat less. I was just wondering if this is true

Side effects while taking Invega?

Posted 26 Dec 2010 by Bsteinbrueck 5 answers

1. What side effects have you exerienced while taking Invega? 2. Did they go away after a while? 3. Was there anything you did that helped lessen the effects? 4. Did you have to stop taking it? 5. Any other info you could share? Please use numbers to label your answers -B

I'm bipolar w psychotic feat. Have stage 4 cir & hep c lithium and invega side fx cant take sugest?

Posted 20 Mar 2011 by kittybud420 3 answers

I had to quit taking the lithium last srping because of additional liver damage. Then Invega worked great for about 6 mos. then I started rocking and lip licking. Came off that and just take Cymbalta and Abilify now. Just started Abilitfy two mos ago but still manic since before Christmas. I'm ...

Can meformin (diabetes drug) help to alleviate weight gain side effects of atypical antipsychotics?

Posted 24 Jan 2011 by Sideffects2 4 answers

Wondering if taking Metamorfin lessens the chance of getting diabetes in addition to curbing your weight?

Can sleep apnea come and go, or is my pauses of breath during sleep anxiety related?

Posted 16 Dec 2014 by mohanseenauth 3 answers

Just a little background. I am a male 36 years old living in Quebec, Canada. I am on 150 mg of Invega Sustenna injections for schizoaffective disorder. I quit smoking for almost a year but stupid me I started to smoke again the second week of November 2014 because of stress. I also gained weight, I ...

Does the weight gain come off after stopping Invega Sustenna?

Posted 24 Jun 2015 by discogeo 1 answer

I was on Invega for 6 months, and have since stopped. My hallucinations were drug induced mainly, and now it seems i can function fine without it. Wondering if the weight gained comes off after stopping Invega, and if so, how long does it take? thanks in advance

My son is 11 years old and has been diagnosed both ADHD and Bipolar?

Posted 15 Nov 2009 by frustratedmom 4 answers

He has been on every med known to man for ADHD and is currently on Lamictal as a mood stabilizer, vyvannse for ADHD and Invega and recently started on a low dose of Lithium and we are still experiencing severe mood swings, from whinning to anger rages. We are at a loss for the right coctail. Any ...

Agoraphobia - I have had a fear of driving, public places (including my front porch) for four years?

Posted 11 Oct 2011 by rachelrowe333 3 answers

... now. I am at my wits end. I am on a ton of meds that don't work. Is there any hope? My meds are: celexa, klonopin, ativan, buspar, invega and propranonol

When was Invega released / approved?

Posted 14 Nov 2009 by marjie59 2 answers

Invega Sustenna - Any concerns on for parents trying to conceive?

Posted 11 Jun 2014 by RubyRae 2 answers

My husband and I want to start a family. He is a recovered schizophrenic and currently takes Invega Sustena injections monthly. Has there been any studies on if or how it affects the sperm or if it will affect the baby?

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